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Rear brake pads

I havent work on a car in about 5 years and i needed to change the rear brake pads on a 2008 pontiac G6($350) vs doing it myself. How can I get step by step instructions on how to change them because i know times have changed i dont know if it is as easy as it use to be anymore modern technology and all.

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    can't push cylinder back into calipor

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    cant get calliber to compress

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Try going to the site below here as well as reading this, it's really helpful and informative, it's a nice step by step. braking systems, when it comes to changing the brake pads hasn't really changed much with modern technology, just remember to used the proper tools to compress all the pistons equally, and also if your pistons have that cross going over the top of them then you have to use a pair of needle nosed pliers to turn the piston counterclockwise this will compress the piston.....hope this and the site are helpful....good luck and happy wrench turning!

http://www.edmunds.com/ownership/howto/articles/43787/article.html

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